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What To Seek In A Special Needs Advocate (Repost From IAchieveLearning.org)

Below is an article I wrote for iAchievelearning.com. In it, I offer suggestions for what parents should expect when searching for a special needs advocate.  13 more words

Pros and Cons of Extended School Year (Repost from KokuaNetwork.com)

Below is an article I wrote for kokuanetwork.com about the benefits versus the pitfalls of Extended School Year (ESY) services. The article is intended for parents considering such services for a child with special needs.  18 more words

Special Needs Teacher Charged With Sex Assault Of 16-Year-Old Girl

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 47-year-old school teacher is accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old student.

David Scott Henderson is a special education counselor and substitute teacher at the North Education Center in New Hope. 456 more words


More Thoughts On Teacher Effectiveness

A few posts ago, I detailed in what ways my lack of interest in having children might have impacted my performance as a teacher ( 930 more words

LAUSD Molds Tech-Minded Students For Higher Education

When utilized appropriately, new technologies motivate children and teens. They allow developing minds to become active producers, by fostering creativity. Children that have yet to cut their permanent teeth are becoming adept with cameras and editing software. 368 more words


Teacher Fired For Putting Child With Autism In Trash Can

Original post from Disability Scoops


A Georgia school board on Thursday voted to terminate the contract of a special education teacher accused of putting a second-grader with autism in a trash can. 392 more words


For better or for worse

For better or for worse . . . I don’t know if that is still a part of wedding vows these days, but I do know it was a part of mine. 680 more words